Diana Rocco

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Diana Rocco joined the Eyewitness News team as a general assignment reporter in February, 2012.

Before coming to Philadelphia, Rocco was most recently reporting for WHDH-TV in Boston since October, 2011. Previously, she was a reporter for CNN Newsource in Washington, DC and WNYW-TV in New York, in addition to working at WFXT-TV in Boston and WFSB in Hartford, Connecticut.

She began her broadcasting career at News 12 The Bronx as an anchor/reporter in 2002. In 2006, Rocco received an award from the Associated Press for her live crime coverage in Hartford.

Rocco is a graduate of Syracuse University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism and political science.

A native of New Jersey, she spent most of her childhood years in Connecticut. In her spare time, she enjoys skiing, Pilates, and yoga.

Connect with Diana Rocco on Twitter: @Dianarocco; and on Facebook: Diana Rocco.

Hit and Run Family

Woman And Children Injured By Hit And Run Driver Home From Hospital

5-year-old Kaitlyn McMillan is home from the hospital, reunited with her sisters and talking about the hit and run that left her with a broken leg.



Homeland Security Officials Raid South Philadelphia Rowhome

Homeland security and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials raided a home in South Philadelphia, removing items for the better part of the day Thursday.


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Search Continues For Driver After Mother, 2 Children Struck In Point Breeze

Anyone with information is asked to call police.


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Police Searching For Hit And Run Driver Who Injured Mother And Two Children

The video shows the impact and people running to help a 30-year-old mother and her two children after a hit and run in South Philadelphia Tuesday.


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Elderly Woman Robbed In Delaware Snow-Shoveling Scheme

Police are looking for a woman accused of scheming her way into an elderly woman’s home by offering to shovel and then robbing her.


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Residents Still Buried Under Snow Wonder If City Has Forgotten About Them

Snow covered roads by day, have turned into an icy mess by night. People from Fishtown to Fairmount are still digging out from the weekend’s storm before many have even seen a plow dig in.


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South Philadelphia Residents Frustrated With Slow Snow Removal

It’s been nearly two days since the blizzard stopped dumping snow and the while the cleanup may be underway it’s just not happening fast enough for many in South Philly.


Hurricane Sandy displaced tons of sand, including in Sea Isle City, NJ.  (Photo by David Madden)

Cape May County Braces For Storm While Remembering Hurricane Sandy’s Destruction

With 7-8 foot tides for Cape May County over the weekend, flooding is the main concern. Emergency management is around the clock through the height of the storm.


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Nearly Two Dozen Residents Displaced After Center City Fire

On one of winter’s coldest nights, nearly two dozen Center City residents aren’t allowed to return home, displaced after tonight’s four alarm fire ripped through a multi-family, two story residence in Center City.


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Eagles Fans Not Exactly Thrilled About Reported Hiring Of Doug Pederson

It’s all but been called official by the Philadelphia Eagles. Doug Pederson will take Chip Kelly’s role as head coach next season.



Drivers On Pa. Turnpike Get Taste Of Winter’s First Snow

The first taste of winter has hit with snow squalls from Allentown to Lancaster County, where snow was coming down so hard during rush hour that visibility was poor and inches were mounting on the Pennsylvania turnpike.


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Relative Of Officer Ambush Suspect: We’re Just Trying To Get Through

Less than 24 hours after police say Edward Archer ambushed Philadelphia Police Officer Jesse Hartnett, a female relative who answered the door at Archer’s mother’s house in Yeadon said the family is still in shock.


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New Jersey Considers Increasing Smoking Age To 21

Smoking may soon be a lot harder in the state of New Jersey for young adults.


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Neshaminy Community Debates What Really Happened Between Coach And Referee

Neshaminy High School’s basketball team took the court away against Pennridge tonight with their assistant coach at the helm as some- including Nashiminy’s students- are standing behind the 43-year-old, 10-year veteran coach.



Ridley Creek Park Remains Not Those Of Missing Drexel Hill Woman

A heartfelt plea from a grieving father, Jon DeGuio has been clinging to his rosary beads and praying his daughter is out there and alive.



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